I've been away from social media for the past few weeks ICYMI
(In Case You Missed It) the definitive reminder that there are a gazillion things happening that you shouldn't miss in this brave new world of constant connectivity.
These include SMH, short for 'shake my head'; WDYT, the acronym for 'what do you think?'; YOLO, the abbreviation for 'you only live once'); and ICYMI
, intials for 'in case you missed it'.
In one email with the subject line: "ICYMI
fin Case You Missed It|: Kansas City Star," there was a sampling of headlines from the following news organ-izations: the Kansas City Star, Reuters, CNBC, Baltimore Sun, Denver Post, BET, The Olympian, Florida Today, Jefferson City News Tribune, New Jersey Star-Ledger and the Louisville Courier-Journal.
: GOP Collects Some of Clinton's Critical Words About ObamaOn PoliticsUSA TodayBy Mark Memmott
: PCIJ's three-part report on "The Dutertes: Wealth Reveal and Riddles" - because the people have a right to know a PCIJ (@PCIJdotOrg) April 7, 2019 "Eh ngayon, tinitira kami ng mga anak ko.
(That's y-o-u, ICYMI
.) I think Cupid-the god of affection in Roman mythology-would take issue with omitting someone so extraordinary.
At home, AI has somewhat crept its way into it - and you may haven't even noticed it: ICYMI
, smartphones that we hold so precious have digital assistants (Hey Siri, are you a threat to my job as well?).
In a recent blog post, the directors at Instagram and Facebook (which share a parent company, ICYMI
), revealed plans for new tools that allow users to understand and manage their time in the apps.
Until now, there are customers who are still balking at the price of the iPhone X (especially now that VAT's kicked in here in the UAE; ICYMI
, the 64GB iPhone X is now at Dh4,304 , while 256GB will set you back Dh4,965.50 , from Dh4,099 and Dh4,729 previously).
Shorthand such as "Bae" (babe) and abbreviations LMK (let me know) and ICYMI
(in case you missed it) were also in the top 10 of mystifying terms.
: You can now get a complete car maintenance in just 1 hour in Toyota !-- -- (philstar.com) - February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm MANILA, Philippines Whether newbie or experienced, a motorist must be responsible to have his car undergo periodic maintenance (PM), which ensures excellent running condition, better fuel economy, longer vehicle life and higher resale value.
The photos were captioned, "ICYMI
: New 'BATMAN V SUPERMAN' set photos hint at scene where Batman visits the Waynes' tomb!